Nigeria’s Payment Startup, Flutter Wave, Raises $170 Million, now worth over $1B

Flutterwave is a Nigerian payment start-up that has in recent times been making waves in Nigeria, Africa and beyond. It was founded by two Nigerians, Iyinoluwa Aboyeji and Olugbenga Agboola in 2016. It was launched as a Nigerian and U.S.-based payments company with offices in Lagos and San Francisco. It has helped businesses build customizable […]

US governor signs a bill to prevent transgender women from participating in female sports

The governor of South Dakota, Kristi Noem disclosed in a short message meant to celebrate women that, she is ready to sign a bill which will prevent transgender women from participating in female sporting activities in public schools. She wrote on Twitter that, “In South Dakota, we’re celebrating #InternationalWomensDay by defending women’s sports! I’m excited […]

This 19-year old Nigerian kid builds an aircraft from scratch; flies it at exhibition

The practical scientific knowledge demonstrated by this young Nigerian kid during the maiden edition of a Science and Technology Festival held in the oil rich Bayelsa State on Friday, 5th of March 2021 is mind boggling. Oghenero Rejoice, a 19-year old rural-based Nigerian who was one of the participants of this impactful event built a […]